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Escaping flooding in Assam, tiger 'books into' a house

The Assam flood has put the life of wild animals of Kaziranga National Park in danger -- and now, more lives are being threatened by another unusual menace: loose wild animals that have moved out......

'Rainfall is one of the hardest things to predict'

'Temperature and wind can be predicted more easily than rainfall.' 'Rainfall, as common experience suggests, is very spotty.''The last bit of physics required that tells us whether it is going to......

These animals would have drowned if it was not for the CWRC

Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation staff rescued rhinos, elephants, hog deer and even a tiger from the floods in the Kaziranga National Park.Geetanjali Krishna reports. IMAGE:......

Protecting Kaziranga's rhinos from floods, poachers

'Flooding forces the animals to disperse out of the park that, in turn, attracts the attention of poachers.' IMAGE: The latest floods have left 80 per cent of the Kaziranga National Park under......

Flood affects 12 more villages in Assam

While the flood waters receded in Bongaigaon and Sivsagar districts of Assam, fresh inundation occurred at a dozen villages in Nagaon even as four districts continued to reel under the impact of......

Rupee to remain under pressure; may settle at around 79-80/USD in near term: Experts

India's rupee is likely to remain under pressure due to high prices of crude oil and other commodities, and may stabilise at around 79-80 against the US dollar in the near term, say experts amid......

Petrol @ new high: Rs 84.45 in Delhi, crosses Rs 91/ltr in Mumbai

Petrol price on Wednesday touched a new high of Rs 84.45 per litre in the national capital after state-owned fuel retailers hiked prices after a five-day hiatus. Petrol and diesel prices were......

Oil and gas price volatility likely to continue in 2021

A swift recovery in oil demand in India is not only helping the stability of the global market, it is giving huge fiscal headroom to the government in terms of additional excise duty.......

Excise duty on petrol, diesel raised

No change in retail prices as oil marketing firms to absorb increase. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Taking a cue from states, the Centre announced one of the steepest hikes in duties on......

Moody's slashes India growth forecast to 0.2% for 2020

Stating that the economic costs of shutdown of the global economy are accumulating rapidly, Moody's projected that all G-20 advanced economies would contract by 5.8 per cent in 2020. Illustration:......

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